Bonus Episode: How Virtual Reality Can Help Detect Racial Bias in Police Shootings with John Tawa, PhD

11.04.2019 - By Speaking of Psychology

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There's been a great deal of media attention focused on police shootings in recent years. Psychology has long performed research to determine whether racial hostility plays a role in such shootings. Our guest for this episode is John Tawa, PhD, of Mount Holyoke College who has developed a new and perhaps more realistic method for testing the influence of race in such tragic incidents.

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